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Kathleen Koth, DO


Kathleen Koth, DO

Associate Professor


  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine


Dr. Koth provides clinical services at Children’s Wisconsin in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine where she focuses on children with neurodevelopment disabilities and autism spectrum disorder. In her role as program director for the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship, she teaches medical students, residents, and child fellows as well as the community. She serves on the committee for Graduate Medical Education at the Medical College as well as the residency and fellowship committee at Children’s Hospital.

Dr. Koth completed undergraduate studies at Loyola College in Maryland and developed her interest in neurodevelopment disabilities while working as staff at the Kennedy Krieger Institute’s Neurodevelopment Behavioral Unit. She completed her medical training at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine where she received the Angus Gordon Cathie Award. She completed residency at the University of Maryland and Sheppard Enoch Pratt Hospital program in general psychiatry. She continued her fellowship training in child and adolescent psychiatry there, serving as chief fellow in her final year.

Dr. Koth is board certified in both general psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry. She is a member of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and serves the organization on both a national level, as a member of the work group on curriculum development for the Intellectual Disabilities and Autism Spectrum Disorders Committee, and a regional level, as the secretary of the Wisconsin Council.

Clinical Expertise

  • Autistic Disorder